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Bible
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Bible


Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Exhibitions
  • The Bible Before Luther. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1992-1993.
  • Medieval Writing and Calligraphy. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1993-1994.
  • The Early History of the Bible: Transmission of Sacred Scripture from Ancient Times to the Age of Painting. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2005.
  • The Early History of the Bible. Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix. 2007-2008.
Provenance Paris, ca. 1250-1275; perhaps owned by affiliate of French Cistercian house of Le Rivet, 13th/14th century (Calendar entry at 3 September for dedication of the church at 'Riueta' may refer to Cistercian abbey of Le Rivet in the present diocese of Bordeaux); owned 15th century by friar in north Italy (indicated by later additions on the front flyleaf and calendar); Lèon Gruel, Paris, (Gruel and Engelmann bookplate inscribed 'No. 132'), 19th/20th century; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1895-1931, by purchase.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creators
Period
1250-1275
Medium
parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.52
Measurements
Overall: 5 7/8 x 3 15/16 in. (15 x 10 cm)
Geographies
  • France (Place of Binding)
  • France, Paris (Place of Binding)
  • France, Paris (Place of Binding)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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